Blots is a simple game that can be a great time killer. The goal of the game is to remove groups of three or more blots of the same color from the board. There is a palette at the bottom of the screen that shows the next three blots that you have to place on the board. Simply tap a square on the board to place the blot. If placing a blot on… [Read more]App Review: ORBITAL by bitforge Ltd.
ORBITAL is a unique strategy game. The goal of the game is to earn points by destroying the orbs on the screen. The problem is that the only tool you have to destroy the orbs is a cannon that shoots orbs. So, each time you shoot at the other orbs, you create another orb in the process. To add to the difficulty, each orb must be hit 3 times to… [Read more]App Review: Polyhedra by Binary Hammer
When I downloaded Polyhedra, I wasn’t really sure what to expect. I was surprised to find a such a simple shape game to be unique and enjoyable to play. The object of the game is to fill more than 66% of the screen with shapes. Sounds easy. There are several features that add to the challenge and complexity of the game.
First, there are a… [Read more]App Review: Ricky by Nabil Chatbi
Super Mario Brothers was an amazing hit when it was released for Nintendo. The characters have since been used in several other games and are still very popular with kids today. Ricky by Nabil Chatbi has certainly borrowed much of its design from the Mario Brothers, although in my opinion pales by comparison.
The game starts by introducing you… [Read more]App Review: Puzzlings by Sonic BOOM, Inc.
Puzzlings is an intriguing game that combines fashion and creativity with puzzles. The app takes you to a world called Wardrobia. In Wardrobia, everything is the same. The world is covered in clouds and everything is gray. The Puzzlings who live in Wardrobia don’t see much point in getting dressed or leaving the house, so they sit around all… [Read more]App Review: Spy Bot Chronicles by IUGO Mobile Entertainment Inc.
For those who enjoyed the Toy Bot Diaries, IUGO Modile Entertainment has released another game that let’s you join in the adventures of Toy Bot. This time, Toy Bot has been kidnapped by the evil Thief Bot. Spy Bot is the only one that can save him. Your job is to help Spy Bot navigate levels to find Thief Bot’s hideout and save him.
There are… [Read more]App Review: Old MacDonald by LoeschWare
Old MacDonald by LoeschWare is based on the ever popular children’s song about Old MacDonald’s Farm. This cute app allows your little one to decide which animals should and which should not be on the farm. In the process, they learn the sounds that all the animals make.
When you start the app, the farm is empty. You are taken to a screen with… [Read more]App Review: Paper Toss: World Tour by Backflip Studios
Paper Toss: World Tour is a simple yet addicting game from the makers of Ragdoll Blaster. If time wasting is your thing, have I got an app for you. The idea is simple, toss a wad of paper into a bin. Then, do it again and again. See how many shots you can make in a row. When you get three shots in a row, you unlock the next level of the game.
The… [Read more]App Review: iSpider by Replay Games
iSpider by Replay Games is a quick and challenging game that will have your fingers twisted up in knots. You get to live the life of a spider. A very hungry spider! At the top of your screen is the hunger meter. It starts full, but very quickly falls. You must catch and wrap up enough bugs in your web to keep you from starving. If your hunger… [Read more]App Review: Sid Meier’s Civilization Revolution by 2K Games
Civilization Revolution is a well designed complex civilization game in which you set out to conquer the world as you build your civilization. You start out in the Stone Age and progress through all the ages of time to the Space Age. There are many different ways to help your civilization to dominate in the world as we have seen time and time again… [Read more]